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Second Medal of Honor Experience vid shows chopper combat

Thursday, 2 September 2010 14:45 GMT By Patrick Garratt

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Following the release of Medal of Honor multiplay footage in the Fallen Angel video last week, EA’s just dropped a second movie, titled Gunfighters, showing off single-play.

This is the second in a set of “Medal of Honor Experience” trailers. No idea why this popped up today.

The video shows circling helipcopters blasted a village full of RPGs and other nasties. It ends badly for the nasties.

Medal of Honor releases for PC, PS3 and 360 on October 10.

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24 Comments

  1. freedoms_stain

    Lemme guess, video from PC version right?

    #1 5 years ago
  2. Erthazus

    @1 Yeah. It looks crisp.

    Liked it, but my only one complain about it: Why they didn’t used Frostbyte Engine 2.0?

    That level could be a masterpiece with the destruction, but without it it looks barely better than CoD Helicopter level (realism) but only because graphics and physics are better in Unreal Engine 3.

    #2 5 years ago
  3. Dannybuoy

    Looks like they could learn a bit from Battlefield BC’s environmental deformation. It’s annoying to see such powerful ammunition not even making a mark on soft stone huts. Oh well.

    #3 5 years ago
  4. Erthazus

    @3 Engine is different. MoH singleplayer uses old UE 3 and Battlefield:BC 2 uses frostbyte 2.0.

    #4 5 years ago
  5. DSB

    Purdy video. The 30mm is really missing some shrapnel, but the level itself is just completely ridiculous. Same thing goes for the Black Ops one. Why would you ever take your chopper down to a level where an old geezer with a shotgun could sink your gunship?

    I like how the guy keeps shooting those rockets right under his wingman. Healthy tactics, for sure. Those military advisors were worth every penny.

    I wish shooters would just stay shooters and not bother with a completely different style of gameplay.

    @2 Personally I kinda like that half the level isn’t obscured by some kind of obnoxious dirt storm. I’d rather be able to see the place than have a few gimmicky features like that. Looks good to me.

    #5 5 years ago
  6. Robo_1

    It looks nice, but they’re crazy for not using the frostbyte tech. They’re going to suffer from some rather unfavourable comparisons.

    #6 5 years ago
  7. polygem

    …looks sweet…chopper levels: something you just couldn´t re-enact by playing airsoft;)…wtf is wrong with the destruction? they shred the buildings to pieces with the rockets…looks very good and ultracrisp – it´s an very old engine. i won´t ask for more

    #7 5 years ago
  8. Erthazus

    @5 Bullshit, please.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o-36bHUVxWQ

    There is no fog or else. Just explosions and these are not gimicky. Let someone from the industry try to make the engine with destruction.
    Destruction is already next generation, but they did an awesome job already.
    MoH level need that seriousily. Even CoD uses tree destruction. (Lol, 2D trees destruction)

    #8 5 years ago
  9. Yoshi

    This was shown at E3 (not at a conference though)

    #9 5 years ago
  10. DSB

    @8 You mean you really don’t see all that fog? The entire game is like covered in a hazy grey mist. I like the high definition on the above video a lot better.

    Destruction is next generation, really? Last time I checked, Volition have been working with it the last 10 years. You can do whatever you want with a game, all it takes is time, talent and ingenuity.

    Collapsing buildings is all well and good, but it’s hardly a core gameplay element. It’s just a little something to make you wet yourself. I’d rather have the game look good, personally. It’s focused around killing taliban, not wrecking buildings.

    Keep in mind that some Afghan compounds have been known to withstand several barrages of 155mm artillery and 1000 pound JDAMS.

    #10 5 years ago
  11. Erthazus

    @DSB you mean fog after helicopter strikes? That fog? That fog actually what happens after someone strikes a bomb or something in the ground.
    In the game it’s enviromental effect such as fog blankets and e.t.c.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UOIsDJsH1kw&feature=related

    AH-64 Apache in Action in Afghanistan video.

    Volition never did a Multiplayer game with Destruction with engine capable of Direct X 11 and Direct X 10 effects. My GTX 285 1 GB barely works with all effects at max and it is crisp as hell, not to mention that BF uses Dolby Digital Surround.

    #11 5 years ago
  12. freedoms_stain

    I’m all for environmental effects such as dust and fog blankets – as long as they affect the AI to an equal degree.

    #12 5 years ago
  13. StolenGlory

    Fuck the fog, the shadows look pretty sweet.

    #13 5 years ago
  14. AHA-Lambda

    just like the black ops chopper gameplay, looks about as bland as a jar of stale piss =|

    #14 5 years ago
  15. DSB

    @11 It doesn’t make a lot of sense that jungles, deserts and arctic environments fall victim to the very same fog, however. If you look far enough or deep enough in any of those environments, you’ll see a very clear white filter. That’s the haze I’m talking about. It’s just ugly and it makes no sense.

    I couldn’t care less what engine people use or what DX it ties into, I prefer to look at the actual games, not 1′s and 0′s.

    Calling the original Frostbite crisp is about as deranged as you can get, though.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJ9fTM-bC9Y

    Hazy, muddy, shaky, shiny. Pick your flawed visual aspect. It’s the modern day version of Novalogics Delta Force.

    #15 5 years ago
  16. Erthazus

    @15 that fog have a color pallete for each own section.

    “Calling the original Frostbite crisp is about as deranged as you can get, though.”

    Sorry, but game must look like what you said. It’s the style of it. Like Killzone 2 for example. It’s foggy too and what? And muddy and e.t.c. It’s their pallete. everything else like HBAO, SSAO looks beautiful. HBAO and SSAO makes all these effects like you are fighting in the middle of a junk yard. Like fog blankets, dust, haze, mud. Thats lightning and e.t.c.
    you think that when house explodes there is no fog blanket from the materials it got?

    Thats a war son.

    Modern Warfare don’t have even this to begin with. Because it’s engine is not capable of few interesting effects. By the way it’s shiny too because of Id Tech 3 shiny effect (see Quake 3). But thats how developers see the game. Don’t have problems with the palletes in both games.
    the difference is between effects, textures, Direct X effects that looks realistic as hell.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fvnKasEFzr4&feature=related Does MW game have material physics? No, it doesn’t. Does MW have “soften dynamic shadows”? MW looks here ugly as hell compared to Battlefield that uses Direct X 11 soft shadows. And list goes on and on and on.

    oh and i forgot. you showed an awesome trailer. Did you just listened to the Dolby sound Surround? thats just A+ or read the comments there.

    #16 5 years ago
  17. DSB

    @16 Houses generally don’t just explode in wars, moron. It’s a lot harder to take them down than you might think from playing videogames. You need charges, artillery or air ordnance, none of which is portrayed realistically in BC2. It’s just silly Hollywood action, just like any other game.

    If you want to be a blind fanboy, be a blind fanboy. I really couldn’t care less. That video is still ugly as fuck. I think that’s the least of BC2′s problems, and it didn’t make me like the game less, but saying that it’s somehow an example of visual excellence is just idiotic. It’s grainy, hazy, shaky and shiny. Who cares how much hardware it uses when it’s still ugly?

    Hahaha. I haven’t said a word about Modern Warfare – Obsessed much? :D

    I’m kinda glad they focused on tuning the gameplay rather than simply making the game look good, though. Some of us like to play games, not just look at ‘em and list their specs, y’know?

    #17 5 years ago
  18. Erthazus

    “Houses generally don’t just explode in wars, moron.”

    and in the war there is no artillery, charges and e.t.c. right?
    Battlefield series always had that right? Moron.
    Or go see youtube videos how building crush after tank charge or bazooka. You will find a lot of interesting stuff.

    “Hahaha. I haven’t said a word about Modern Warfare – Obsessed much?”

    Because everything always goes to that topic no matter where you mention Battlefield.

    “If you want to be a blind fanboy, be a blind fanboy.”

    Where is fanboyism? Fanboyism about what, that the graphics look better and thats a fact?
    Just go to youtube videos and search for Battlefield:BC 2 graphics. You will see a lot of videos where people trying to compare visuals with each own graphics card. If you go to the youtube videos people say a lot about how it look and thats important.

    People like it, you don’t. Your own opinion.

    “That video is still ugly as fuck”

    Thats your OWN Fanboyish opinion. I and other people think otherwise. you don’t and thats fine.
    Besides, graphics on full is extremely close to the Crysis level and that says a lot and if you don’t see that, buy yourself a nice PC and than we can talk moron.

    This is the last post: If you are a fucking idiot and can’t see the graphics than you are a complete retard. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lzUftVSVVw

    Not to mention that there are HUGE maps. So much rendering going on here.

    #18 5 years ago
  19. DSB

    @18 Yawn, dude. I still see contrast like we’re on the face of fucking Venus. BC2 isn’t the ugliest game ever made, but it has no art direction. It’s all just all the same bland, ugly fuzzy-lighted crap no matter where it takes you.

    I’ve studied lots of munitions and obviously seen buildings struck by anti-armor rounds, but as you’d know if you knew the least bit about those weapons, most of those rounds aren’t made to destroy buildings, just to kill everyone inside of them (as they are designed to do with armored vehicles). That’s why most tank and anti-armor hits tend to leave circular holes in buildings, rather than take out a wall.

    Something you’d certainly never do with the sort of charge you get in a 40mm like in BC2, but it’s completely useless discussing with you, because you have no grasp of reality. All I’m saying is that I prefer the higher definition of Medal of Honor to a game that looks bad, but has gimmicky destruction. It’s just not that important to me.

    Clearly you have some kind of complex with MW2, I’m sorry about that. I certainly wasn’t gonna mention it, but clearly BC2′s “amazing graphics” and “dynamic destruction” didn’t allow them to compete with it.

    #19 5 years ago
  20. spiderLAW

    wow…Erth, you are popular! lol!
    PS3 FTW!
    Xbox360 FTL!
    PC FTB!
    Wii FTG!
    lol
    I just had lots of sugar.

    #20 5 years ago
  21. daytripper

    yawn

    #21 5 years ago
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    Erthazus is BDH’s alt. account :)

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  • Elite: Dangerous Race to Elite winners announced, one player makes £10,000

    The winners of Elite: Dangerous’ Race To Elite competition have been announced, with one player receiving the grand prize of £10,000. Back when Elite: Dangerous launched, developer Frontier announced a competition that would award players to first reach Elite rank in trading, exploration, or combat, a prize of £1,000 each. The grand prize – £10,000 […]

  • GTA 5 Online Heists guide: How to make the most money with Special Bonuses and Elite Challenges

    You’re not hitting heists for the good of your health. Here’s how to max cash rewards. Money. GTA Online players love it. Greenbacks are the core of the entire experience, allowing you to buy the best weapons, vehicles and stupid haircuts. Heists, as promised, gives more opportunities than ever to earn serious cash, but once […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 coming tomorrow

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  • GTA 5 Online Heists guide: adversary modes, daily objectives, free roam challenges and more

    Heists aren’t the only addition in GTA Online’s latest DLC – there’s a lot of content that can earn you big RP and cash payouts. GTA 5 Online Heists guide: adversary modes, daily objectives, free roam challenges While heists are the talking point and big payoff after more than a year of waiting, there’s a […]

  • Battlefield Hardline: what’s the best Police sniper rifle?

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  • Evolve 1.3 patch nerfs Wraith, adjusts Kraken

    Evolve is receiving a new patch that aims to put an end to the Wraith’s dominance. Evolve developer Turtle Rock outlined a few of the changes coming in patch 1.3. The patch brings balance changes to the monsters – mainly the Wraith – as well as other various changes to Hunters’ tools based on player […]

  • Bloodborne: watch the opening 40 minutes

    The opening minutes of Bloodborne really do set the stage for what’s to come. They’ll also help you decide if this game is for you. Arekkz Gaming has captured the first 40 minutes of Bloodborne. Complete with the opening cutscene, and the first few obstacles you’ll face. The video is commentary free, so wear headphones […]

  • YouTube will relaunch livestreaming service with focus on eSports and gaming – report

    According to industry sources, Google is preparing to relaunch YouTube’s livestreaming service with a focus on eSports and gaming. According to anonymous sources speaking to TheDailyDot, Google is planning to bring back YouTube’s livestreaming service. The company is said to have started recruiting around 50 engineers with experience in the field, “a pretty big statement […]

  • I think I’m too old for Final Fantasy 15

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  • New multiplayer mode for Splatoon announced

    Nintendo has sent over three screenshots for Splatoon along with information on the Wii U another of the title’s multiplayer modes. Called Ranked Battle, it keeps track of each player’s online ranking. Splat Zones is one of the additional ways to play online in this mode. It differs from Turf War, which is the main […]

  • 2015 WoW Arena World Championship has a $250,000 prize pool

    Blizzard has announced the WoW Arena World Championship will culminate at BlizzCon 2015. World of Warcraft 3v3 Arena teams from around the globe will compete for spot at the 2015 WoW Arena World Championship and for a share in the $250,000 prize pool. Online qualifiers will be held for North America, Southeast Asia, Australia, New […]

  • The Crew two-hour demo now available in US, tomorrow in the UK

    Ubisoft has announced a free trial of its driving MMO The Crew will be available tomorrow, March 25 in the UK. It’s live today in North America. For current players, the Vintage Car Pack and Vintage Live Update, including a new PvP mode, are now available. The Vintage Car Pack included the Chevrolet Corvette C2 […]

  • Minecraft Mass Effect Mash-Up and Pattern Texture Pack out from today

    A Mass Effect Mash-up pack and the Pattern Texture Pack will release on PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita today in North America and tomorrow in Europe. The Pattern Texture Pack is also available for Xbox consoles today. The Mass Effect Mash-Up pack contains the Mars Facility from Mass Effect 3 plus textures and craftable items […]

  • The Talos Principle expansion pack Road to Gehenna announced

    An expansion for The Talos Principle has been announced titled Road to Gehenna. The expansion follows the narrative of Uriel, Elohim’s messenger, as he explores a “strange, hidden part of the simulation” on a mission of “mercy and redemption.” Uriel is attempting to free the souls of the damned “at all costs.” Road to Gehenna […]

  • Twitch Plays Pokemon finally catches ‘em all – even the rare Mewtwo

    Twitch Plays Pokemon players have captured all 151 original Pokemon which were included in a modified version of Pokemon Red, and this includes the rare Mewtwo. It took 39 days for Twitch players to catch ‘em all. Have a look at the impressive feat for yourself below. Thanks, Polygon.

  • GameStop will have limited units of Majora’s Mask New 3DS XL back in stock

    Those who missed out on the Limited Edition Majora’s Mask New 3DS XL will have another opportunity to purchase it outside of eBay. Tomorrow only, GameStop stores in the United States will have four units in stock, according to and internal memo sent to Kotaku. This is every store in the country, and again, only […]

  • Second phase of Fortnite closed Alpha launches today

    Fortnite’s second closed Alpha test will go live this afternoon, according to the official website. Those currently participating will have until April 14 to test the online aspects for 12 hours per day (noon -12am EDT). All progress from the previous Alpha test will be wiped, and other changes are listed in the patch notes. […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition: Jaws of Hakkon out now on PC, Xbox One

    As promised yesterday, the single-player DLC for Dragon Age: Inquisition, Jaws of Hakkon, is now available on PC and Xbox One. It will run you or £11.99 or your regional equivalent. The new content expands the land of Thedas with mountainous regions and forests, and it is full of “vicious enemies.” Players will also be […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare trailer shows Ascendance gameplay

    Activision has released a new gamepay trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare to support the Ascendance DLC which releases next week. Ascendance, will release first on Xbox consoles March 31 and includes the next chapter of the Exo Zombies Saga, Infected, along with four new multiplayer maps: Perplex, Site 244, Climate and Chop Shop. […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight will be a digital only release on PC – report

    It appears Batman: Arkham Knight will not see a physical release on PC, according to ShopTo. The retailer was told by its buyer the Rocksteady game will only be released on PC in digital form. ShopTo is currently double checking the information. If accurate, it is unknown if this will be case in North America […]

  • Bloodborne patch focusing on load times, performance optimizations in the works

    A patch for Bloodborne which will address load times is in the works, Sony has said The load times were one of the issues noted in Digital Foundry’s report on the From Software title. Sony told Eurogamer the patch would also explore other issues as well. “The development team is currently exploring another patch for […]

  • Gearbox would “love” to have entire Borderlands collection on current-gen

    An Xbox One and PlayStation 4 version of the original Borderlands game is something Gearbox Software is interested in, according to studio boss Randy Pitchford. Speaking in the latest Major Nelson podcast, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford said should Borderlands: The Handsome Collection prove successful, 2K Games might consider a current-gen version. “The fact that The […]

  • Wolfenstein: The Old Blood artwork shows the catacombs, dock, more

    Over the weekend we posted Wolfenstein: The Old Blood artwork along with news of a retail release in Europe. Today, we have better quality images of said artwork to share with you. Enjoy. The standalone prequel will be released digitally on May 5 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in North America, and digitally on […]

  • Slender: The Arrival terrorizes PS4 and Xbox One this week

    In case you forgot, what with Bloodborne out today and other high profile releases of late, Slender: The Arrival is out today on PlayStation 4 in North America. The scary game will arrive on Xbox One tomorrow, March 25, and in Europe on PS4. Slender: The Arrival is an expansion on the original Slender game […]

  • World of Warcraft’s WoW Token rollout slated after launch of patch 6.1.2

    Blizzard has announced it will start rollout its WoW Token option in the weeks following the launch of patch 6.1.2 on March 24. WoW Token allows players to exchange in-game gold for game time and vice versa. Blizzard will release WoW Token first in realms serving North America, Oceania, and Latin America and will expand […]

  • The Evil Within: The Consequence dated for April, teaser video released

    Part 2 of Juli Kidman’s adventure in The Evil Within will arrive next month with the release of The Consequence. Above is a brief teaser showing some of the “madness” Kidman will encounter. The Consequence will arrive on Tuesday, April 21 on PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. European PlayStation players will […]

  • Bloodborne sometimes “struggles to run at a smooth frame-rate” per performance analysis

    Bloodborne has been analyzed by Digital Foundry and according to the report, even with a 30fps cap the game sometimes “struggles to run at a smooth frame-rate.” The game’s day-one 2.69GB update 1.01 is “essential” as it contains improvements to game performance and stability and the frame-rate tests run by Digital Foundry were in single-player […]

  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection reviews round-up

    Borderlands: The Handsome Collection reviews are out in the wild so we decided to catch a few of them for you. Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is out today on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The collection packages Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel along with each game’s DLC content on one disc. Better graphics and […]

  • Evolve, Forza Horizon 2, WWE 2K15 are this week’s Deals with Gold

    Evolve, Forza 2 Horizon and WWE 2K15 are just some of the games which are part of this week’s Xbox Deals with Gold. You can also pick up the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Pro Edition for 20% off as well as the standard edition for 33% off. For the Xbox 360 crowd, there’s also […]

  • Xbox 360 2015 Spring Value bundles now available starting at $250

    Microsoft is offering a discount on three Xbox 360 bundles with prices starting at $250. The Xbox 360 2015 Spring Value bundles feature various content such as a Kinect, 500GB console bundle and one month of Xbox Live Gold. Xbox 360 500GB Spring Value Bundle: comes with Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare download and Fable […]

  • Rainbow Six Siege beta sign ups now open

    Ubisoft is letting everyone register for the upcoming Rainbow Six Siege closed beta. Rainbow Six Siege is due for a closed beta sometime this year. Ubisoft has opened registration to everyone. All you need to do is enter your preferred platform and log in using your Uplay account. You will be entered into a waiting […]

  • Advanced Warfare: Exo Zombies map Infection is creepy

    The upcoming chapter in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s Exo Zombies mode is called ‘Infection’ and Activision has been slowly revealing bits and pieces about it. A few teasers have been dropping ahead of Ascendance launch this month. The teasers are about the second episode in the Exo Zombie story, Infection. First off, the map. […]

  • This is the Bloodborne press kit in all its glory

    Bloodborne is a gorgeous game so it’s only fitting that the press kit it came in is a reflection of that. The pictures capture the many amazing bits of the Bloodborne press kit. A press kit is what’s usually sent to the reviewers alongside the review copy. They’re usually very ornate and almost all of […]

  • This Hearthstone turn is taking over 40 hours and you can watch it happen

    A very smart Hearthstone player has rigged his game to make one turn take over 40 hours, and it has been going for over 22 already. Hearthstone player Mamytwink set up a game against his friend to try and achieve the record for the longest turn in Hearthstone ever. Basically, Mamytwink set the game up […]

  • The Witcher 3: Geralt’s beard grows over time, but not Gandalf-long

    The beard of The Witcher 3 protagonist Geralt will grow over time, but you can trim it if you choose to. As part of a recently published impressions piece by German magazine Gamestar (translated by NeoGAF), The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt developers revealed that Geralt’s beard will in fact grow over time. Not content with […]

  • Sony mistakenly abandons Bloodborne trademark in the US

    The administration side of Sony Computer Entertainment has not been in the best of shapes recently. Sony has abandoned four game trademarks yesterday, one of which is for Bloodborne. The trademarks were all registered with US Patent and Trademark Office. All of the games trademarks pertain to unreleased games and Sony would’ve had to either […]

  • Payday 2 will be supported until 2017

    Payday 2 developer has announced that it will continue to support the game for the next two years. Payday 2 developer Overkill has revealed today that it’s planning to support the game until 2017. What this means is that more free content as well as paid DLC are in the works for release later. Payday […]

  • These are the top Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare weapons, according to the developer

    Based on their overall kill-to-death ratio, what are the best guns in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare? Developer Sledgehammer reveals the top 5. Sledgehammer’s Michael Condrey has revealed on Twitter the top 5 weapons in Advanced Warfare based on their overall kill-to-death ratio. Here’s the list: ARX-160 – Hole Puncher Ameli – Heavy HBRa3 – […]

  • H1Z1 has sold more than 1 million copies

    H1Z1 has already sold over 1 million copies on Steam. H1Z1 may still be in Early Access on Steam, but it has already sold more than 1 million copies. Daybreak president John Smedley announced on Twitter earlier. H1Z1 launched in January and instantly became a hit. The game has consistently been on Steam’s top 10 […]